CBSE Class XII results out, GMSSS MB secures 97.4 pass percentage

Report by: 
KURMA RAO
Port Blair
26 May 2018

The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) declared Class XII results on Saturday. Trivandrum performed best amongst all regions with 97.32% pass percentage followed by Chennai region with 93.87% while Delhi stands at third position with 89% pass percentage. A total of 11,06,772 students appeared in the exam out of which 9,18,763 students passed the examination. Overall pass percentage of this year is 83.01% which is nearly 1% more than last year. Meghna Shrivastava of Step by Step School, Sec-132, Taj Expressway, Noida, topped with 499 marks out of 500. Total pass percentage of boys was recorded at 78.99% while pass percentage of girls is 88.31% which is 9.32% better than boys. While details of performance of students in these islands in the Class XII CBSE exams is awaited, sources informed that Govt. Model Sr. Secondary School in Mayabunder, North Andaman secured a pass percentage of 97.4 % this year. Altogether  160 students enrolled for the exams of which 155 appeared. 151 students cleared the exams while 4 were placed in the Compartment category.